Post Date: 03/03/2020
Close Date: 05/10/2020
SALARY: $18.50 - $19.81 Hourly
OPENING DATE: 02/25/20
CLOSING DATE: 05/10/20 11:59 PM
The City of Tigard is seeking a qualified Seasonal Utility Workers in various divisions. These positions may require weekend work. All seasonal positions are limited to 1040 hours and serve on teams in the streets, parks, sanitary/sewer or green infrastructure.
The City's core values include Respect and Care, Do the Right Thing, and Get It Done. As part of our team, you will help our organization live those values in all aspects of the workplace and our city's services. Tigard has adopted a strategic plan to be the most walkable city in the Pacific Northwest where people of all ages and abilities live healthy and interconnected lives. The Public Works Department plays a key role in implementing this vision through infrastructure projects to make our community more accessible and connected.
Please review the essential job functions for each division in the Utility Worker I classification.
Successful candidates must pass a physical capacities test designed to evaluate ability to perform the essential physical functions of the job.
Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade and one (1) year of experience in construction, repair, operation, and maintenance of streets, underground utilities, routine service of light and heavy vehicles and other power driven equipment, or parks and landscape.
NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 18 years of age. Upon completion of reference checks, the finalist for this position will be extended a conditional offer of employment subject to passing a physical, drug screening and background checks prior to the final job offer. Must have a valid driver's license and good driving record.
Benefits: Seasonal employees are not eligible for Tigard's employee benefits packets.
Hours Status: 40 hours per week
This recruitment will establish a list that will expire in the summer of 2020
How to apply:
We do not accept applications that are emailed. We encourage you to apply online by the closing date/time.
IMPORTANT: In lieu of resumes and cover letters, The City of Tigard evaluates an applicant's work history and responses to supplemental questions. Please complete the application and answer the supplemental questions thoroughly to ensure our subject matter experts can appropriately evaluate your experience.
ATTENTION VETERANS: To receive veterans preference, please upload your DD214/Separation documentation.